Bhakti Pilgrimage to India!
January 21 – February 3, 2017
Be a part of the first pilgrimage in modern times to unite two deeply authentic streams of bhakti, with teachings, darshans and kirtans from both the Gaudiya and Vallabha Vaishnava lineages, which were founded in the 15th century by Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and Mahaprabhu Vallabhacharya. A perfect first-time or return journey to India for travelers of any age and experience.
Featuring: Gaura Vani & Visvambhar (the Juggernauts)
Guest teachers Radhanath Swami, Shri Milan Goswami, and more!
Costs: $2700 includes accomodations, exquisite vegetarian meals and all domestic travel in India. Deposit of $800 reserves your space. Click here to REGISTER NOW
Week 1: Govardhan Eco Village (near Mumbai)
Bhakti Immersion at the award winning community Govardhan Eco Village, with yoga, ayurveda, local organic vegetarian meals and so much more! Choose from hands-on mantra music workshops and daily kirtan practice including: Mrdanga drum, harmonium, vocals, kartals. Other opportunities include swimming, yoga, ayurveda, and bhakti teachings with Radhanath Swami, Raghunath Cappo, Gopi Kinnicut, Virabhadra and Dhyana. The week culminates with the epic Flower Festival in Mumbai. Let your heart rejoice as tons of flowers are showered on the temple deities and ecstatic dancing bhaktas at the Radha Gopinath Temple, a bhakti oasis in the heart of Mumbai.
Week 2: Shri Nathji and the sacred sites of Rajasthan
Take your bhakti bhav to the next level with intimate exploration of various kirtan styles and bhakti philosophy. Celebrate Vasant Panchami, the first day of the Holi season, with Shri Nathji, one of the most famous Krishna deities of India. Visit legendary lakes and palaces of Rajasthan, visit ancient Krishna and Shiva temples. Opportunities for some of the best shopping in India as well!